|Haiti: Gender and Continuity in the midst of Disaster - Shaping San Francisco|
What is the general situation in post-earthquake Haiti? How does disaster particularly affect women and girls, gender issues, and culture? What are the courses of action for victims of gender-based violence in temporary encampments for over a million people left homeless by the earthquake. With so many schools destroyed, how do students get access to education? With Nadege Clitandre, founder and director of Haiti Soleil, which focuses on youth development and empowerment through the creation of ...
Keywords: Haiti; Disaster; Feminism; Women; UN; NGOs; violence; self-direction; self-organization; art; reconstruction